1202-3 English George I baluster wine glass 1725

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  • 1202-3 English George I baluster wine glass
  • 1202-3 English George I baluster wine glass
  • 1202-3 English George I baluster wine glass

Description

English George I baluster wine glass c1725-30. The trumpet bowl with solid base, atop a baluster stem comprising a compressed knop over a collar over a large inverted baluster with a nicely formed ‘tear’ air bubble and then onto a plain stem section with a small inverted ‘tear’ at the base. A neatly made conical folded foot with rough pontil. In perfectly original condition. Good vertical tooling marks to the bowl and overall a very nicely made glass. A slight ‘lean’ and a small ‘break away’ from the pontil at production. Height: 6 ¾” Rim: 2 7/8” Ft: Just under 3” An identical glass is in the Tibbenham Collection in Ipswich Museum & is shown in Bickerton illustration 200 on page 102. A beautiful glass with great poise.

Price: $2,650.00

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